Every Day Is a Good Day to Talk About Mental Health, but There are Some Upcoming Special Ones

Every Day Is a Good Day to Talk About Mental Health, but There are Some Upcoming Special Ones

I’m a firm believer that we don’t need any kind of special permission to talk about mental health and the stories of people dealing with mental health issues any day that we want to, but I also wanted to bring a couple of special days that are being set aside in Canada and the UK for the purpose.

Sharing – Looking for support during the holidays? Check out these free resources

Sharing – Looking for support during the holidays? Check out these free resources

Mental Health America put together some resources in one place that might prove helpful for anyone just looking to talk, whether it be through a Warmline, a peer-to-peer chat, or if need be, a crisis line.

As you go through the holidays, whatever that might look like for you, it might not hurt to keep this link handy so that you can easily find a place to help feel a little less alone in what you are dealing with.

MHA Launches New Toolkit to Support Student Mental Health

MHA Launches New Toolkit to Support Student Mental Health

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Mental Health America Shares BIPOC Mental Health month Toolkit

Mental Health America Shares BIPOC Mental Health month Toolkit

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